Mar 17, 2016
I really enjoyed all the concepts and implementations I did along this course....except during the Lasso module. I found this module harder than the others but very interesting as well. Great course!
Jan 27, 2016
I really like the top-down approach of this specialization. The iPython code assignments are very well structured. They are presented in a step-by-step manner while still being challenging and fun!
par Zhongkai Mi•
Feb 12, 2019
It provided practical details the are not described to much in others' courses.
par Akash Bhadouria•
Feb 11, 2019
Course should contain a project related to real life.
par Yamin Ahmad•
Feb 10, 2019
Excellent course that is the second in this specialization. It goes beyond the Foundations course and delves further into utilizing machine learning with regression based methods. The course also uses Python. There is some requirement that you should have some degree of familiarity with programming, although you can pick up some skills in coding in Python even if you are not familiar with it (- I wasn't familiar with Python much, although I am familiar with other languages).
Overall, highly recommended.
par Ayswarya S•
Feb 05, 2019
Well taught !!Could have been better if practical teaching was more !!I mean teaching via coding was more:)
par Christopher Manhave•
Jan 26, 2019
Great course. You get to write the algorithms for OLS regressions, ridge regression, lasso regression, and for k-nearest neighbor models. The instruction even includes some optional graduate-level videos on with more detailed explanations of how more advanced algorithms for solving the regressions may be developed (eg, subgradients for lasso regression).
par Pavan Bhadraiah•
Jan 21, 2019
Very good assignments.
par Francisco Javier•
Jan 20, 2019
A great curse focused on understanding the mathematics of the algorithms, clearly explained and detailed. Contains "advanced" optional topics for further learning and forces you to program you own algorithms.
Do not forget to save up the results and functions programmed in previous sections, as they might be required later in the course.
par Amirhossein Sabzevari•
Jan 13, 2019
Well, I think Carlos teaches way more enthusiastically and energetically than Emily! But I did enjoy my course on this specialization.
par Wayne Pacholl•
Jan 09, 2019
Great concepts but material presented is very theoretical with minimal practical examples. As such it is easy to get lost unless you have advanced mathematics skills.
par Manuel Gil•
Jan 01, 2019
Amazing course! Thoroughly enjoyed it, and really appreciated the level of detail in some of the theoretical concepts. Yet it also stayed within what's practically useful and had a good amount of hands-on implementation.